Nigerian artist Shallipopi recently released a hit song titled “Elon Musk,” which has gained popularity among fans. The song is filled with deep references and catchy lyrics that have left fans wondering about the meaning behind some of the lines.
In this blog post, we will take a closer look at the cryptic lyrics of this viral track.“Elon Musk” is an anthem for the hustlers, the risk-takers, and those ready to step into the future.
The lyrics bounce between English and Bini, the native language of the Edo people in Nigeria. This mix of languages adds a layer of cultural authenticity to the song while engaging a broader audience.Perhaps the most notable lyric is the recurring line: “Inside that your Evian, another Evian dey inside.”
According to this line can be interpreted as a coded reference to a community of people who are always looking for the next big thing. The “Evian” in this context refers to the popular bottled water brand, which is often associated with luxury and status.
The line suggests that even if you have achieved a certain level of success, there is always someone else striving for more.In the song “Elon Musk,” Shallipopi sings about the influential business mogul, Elon Reeve Musk, known professionally as Elon Musk. He analyzes Musk’s success and the qualities that have made him one of the most successful entrepreneurs of our time. According to the lyrics break down as follows:
- “Elon Musk sef na Pluto boy” – Elon Musk is a rich guy.
- “See, no go dey, funds dey lowkey, no go play” – The funds are on lowkey, stop playing.
- “Elon Musk, Elon Musk, Elon Musk, Elon Musk” – Repeating the name of the business mogul.
The song has been remixed with popular Nigerian artists Zlatan and Fireboy DML, and the official lyrics have been released.
The remix adds a new dimension to the song and has further increased its popularity.In conclusion, “Elon Musk” by Shallipopi is a testament to the singer’s creativity and the cultural richness of Nigerian music.
It’s a song about ambition, perseverance, and the multi-faceted layers of our identities, all delivered in Shallipopi’s unique style. The song has gained popularity among fans and has been remixed with other popular Nigerian artists.